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Garam Masala Indian Restaurant

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Unit 17A | 75, Cygnet Avenue, Shellharbour, New South Wales NSW 2529, Australia
+61 2 4295 5252
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect servings sizes, friendly staff, quality Indian food and it's really not that expensive for a night out/lunch date. What else is there to say?

1 Thank Chad C
Warilla, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I work close by and order lunch there regularly, have also been for dinner. The staff are always very friendly, food is fresh and cooked fairly quickly considering its made from fresh, Very tasty, good menu.

1 Thank Fulvia H
Barrack Heights
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33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

6 friends had a great meal in a quiet and roomy restaurant, we chose the banquet that was top quality with adequate servings. The staff were friendly and experienced and advised us of all the options in a professional manner. we were probably the last customers out the door as usual for us, we were so comfortable we chatted and... More 

1 Thank Oxleigh
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Always come here for lunch specials ($15.90 for a serve of rice, choice of naan and a meat or veg option that is lunch-sized) and I am NEVER disappointed. The service is always attentive and friendly. Food comes out freshly made and consistently delicious. I really would love to know how they get their rice to be perfectly fluffy and... More 

2 Thank Stef V
Sydney, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This place is nothing short of amazing, the service is beautiful and the food is exceptional. My family and I have been back numerous about of times and just love it. I will be bringing my family who have come from Spain to this place. Thank you for providing us with such great food, i cant wait to show this... More 

2 Thank brooke999
Shellharbour, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Food had great flavor and taste The house red was very nice The service was great Have now been back a few times

Thank dazza8888
Shellharbour, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

i have been eaten here few times they got the best entrees. i tried almost all of them. they got the best butter chicken and flavours are as magical as the name says. friendly service , nice and clean ambience.

Thank garry1603
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Went there after work with some colleagues and we just ordered mains We all had a variety of dishes and mine was the butter chicken The food was just beautiful .The service was good and it was a really nice atmosphere there

Thank Susan R
Albion Park, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

In short, you need to eat here. We have been eating at Garam Masala pretty much since they opened about five years ago. I love the service, food and atmosphere. Most curries are mild and on the sweeter side, perfect for children. I have tried most of the dishes on the menu and recommend it all. The lassi's are a... More 

Thank Wade P
Wollongong, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We went for a family dinner tonight. The food was delicious and well priced. Lots of flavour and plenty to eat. The staff were very friendly. Parking right outside. We will be back.

Thank Simone S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Indian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 17A | 75, Cygnet Avenue, Shellharbour, New South Wales NSW 2529, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Shellharbour
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4295 5252
Garam Masala - Indian Restaurant embodies the spirit and essence of Indian Cuisine. Located in the heart of Shellharbour CBD, it serves up a heavy of appetizing Indian dishes with an Illawarra flare. GM takes Indian cuisine to a new culinary level, while still holding the true to its traditional nuances. Much like the ambience within the restaurant, our cuisine is a mix of modern style with traditional roots. The delectable cuisine and the well paired wines are sure to indulge anyone's senses. Food aficionados can look forward to a heightened dining experience. The restaurant will continue to remain true to the legacy it has created, marrying authenticity and the finest ingredients to maintain culinary excellences evidently present in its fastidiously designed menu, which will include options for vegetarian diners. Its team of accomplished chefs will impress with a paradigm of cuisines from the northern, coastal and southern regions of India. Having attracted an affluent pool of discerning diners, GM will be the coveted Indian fine dining restaurant, offering authentic Indian cuisine in a refined corporate class setting. Complemented with impeccable service, diners can have an extraordinary dining experience that is built upon a foundation of unwavering passion.

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